Pawn shop manager shoots would-be robber

April 5, 2009 5:55:44 AM PDT
A robbery attempt in southwest Houston ended with gunshots and a suspect being taken to the hospital. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Saturday evening, investigators say that two men walked into the Bayou pawn shop off Fondren near Clarewood with guns drawn. The manager reportedly grabbed a gun and fired at the men. One of the suspects was hit and the other surrendered.

The condition of the suspect, who was hit by a bullet, hasn't been released. Police took three people in for questioning.

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